Colorado Springs Fire Department
Authorities say a woman was killed in a mobile home fire in eastern Colorado Springs.
Fire codes could be getting stricter in the Colorado Springs neighborhood devastated by last summer’s Waldo Canyon Fire, prompting complaints that it could make rebuilding more expensive.
The Waldo Canyon Fire in the Colorado Springs has grown to 15,000 acres and destroyed an undetermined number of homes. Wind is hampering efforts of fire crews working to get the fire under control.
A wildfire that broke out Saturday near Waldo Canyon has forced evacuations. The fire was reported shortly before noon and is said to be at 600 acres and growing.
A team of female firefighters from Colorado who call themselves the Fire Fembots has won first place in a national firefighters relay competition.
Firefighters in Colorado Springs are calling a four year old girl a hero after she made a phone call that likely saved her mother’s life.
Two adults and a juvenile have been cited for climbing without gear after they were rescued from a rock face in the Garden of the Gods.